DFID leads the UK's work to end extreme poverty. Ending the need for aid by creating jobs, unlocking the potential of girls and women and helping to save lives when humanitarian emergencies hit.
Contractual disagreements and disputes are common in PPPs during both construction and operational periods.
Transferring risk to the private sector in a PPP contract is frequently referred to as a key part of a PPP arrangement, as well as a key reason why governments use such an approach to procure infrastructure.
Since the launch of the Routemap over 20 major projects across the transport, water, flood defence and energy sectors have undergone a Routemap assessment, helping to drive their successful delivery. Yet there is still work to do as projects continue to face challenges.
Independent regulator and competition authority for the UK communications industries.
the government’s centre of expertise for infrastructure and major projects
The economic regulator of the water sector in England and Wales
We are a non-ministerial government department and an independent National Regulatory Authority, recognised by EU Directives. Our principal objective when carrying out our functions is to protect the interests of existing and future electricity and gas consumers.
The ORR is the independent economic and safety regulator for Britain's railways, and monitor of performance and efficiency for England's strategic road network.
Industry body for public private partnerships delivering UK infrastructure
This note is intended to inform the on-going consideration of the benefits of additional airport capacity for London.
The GBP 4.2bn Thames Tideway Tunnel (“TTT”) project, a 25km tunnel to run beneath the River Thames in the centre of London, is the largest sewer improvement project to be conducted in the UK for over a century.
The Thames Tideway Tunnel, a 25km tunnel to run beneath the River Thames in the centre of London, is the largest sewer improvement project to be conducted in the UK for over a century and is widely considered to be a landmark project.